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Case TitleEQUITY FORWARD v. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
DistrictDistrict of Columbia
CityWashington, DC
Case Number1:2018cv01049
Date Filed2018-05-03
Date ClosedOpen
JudgeJudge Christopher R. Cooper
PlaintiffEQUITY FORWARD
Case DescriptionEquity Forward submitted seven FOIA requests to the Department of Health and Human Services for records concerning various policies of the Office of Civil Rights. The agency acknowledged receipt of the requests, but after the agency failed to respond to their requests, Equity Forward filed suit.
Complaint issues: Failure to respond within statutory time limit, Litigation - Attorney's fees, Expedited processing, Public Interest Fee Waiver

DefendantDEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
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2018-05-031COMPLAINT for Injunctive and Declaratory Relief against DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-5459637) filed by EQUITY FORWARD. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons U.S. Attorney, # 3 Summons HHS, # 4 Summons Attorney General)(Sobel, David) (Entered: 05/03/2018)
2018-05-032LCvR 7.1 CERTIFICATE OF DISCLOSURE of Corporate Affiliations and Financial Interests by EQUITY FORWARD (zsb) (Entered: 05/03/2018)
2018-05-03Case Assigned to Judge Christopher R. Cooper. (zsb) (Entered: 05/03/2018)
2018-05-033SUMMONS (3) Issued Electronically as to DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, U.S. Attorney and U.S. Attorney General (Attachment: # 1 Notice and Consent)(zsb) (Entered: 05/03/2018)
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